Morgantown White Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer

Money Laundering, Ponzi Schemes,
Identity Theft & Tax Evasion Attorney

The Law Firm You Can Trust

White Collar Crime Attorney serving Morgantown, West Virginia and surrounding areas.

White collar crimes are nonviolent offenses involving some form of deceit that are committed with the goal of achieving undeserved economic gain. These financially-motivated crimes are typically committed by government and business professionals in positions of respectability during the course of their occupation, although a wide variety of crimes fit into this category, and may be committed by anyone, regardless of social status or occupation. Angotti & Straface Attorneys at Law L.C. has been representing citizens in Morgantown, WV, accused of committing a range of white collar crimes since we first opened our practice in 1952. Some of the most common types of white collar criminal charges that we handle for our clients include:

  • Money Laundering
  • Fraud
  • Embezzlement
  • Identity Theft
  • Internet Crimes
  • Tax Evasion
  • Scams
  • Insider Trading
  • Ponzi Schemes

High-Quality Criminal Defense for Complex Financial Charges

Criminal charges involving white collar crimes may subject you to state and federal charges. Many laws may be involved in these complex cases, and our clients face a range of potential punishments, even if they merely witnessed the alleged illegal actions of another person. Angotti & Straface offers experienced, high-quality legal representation against the overzealous and aggressive tactics used by prosecutors. Our clients include individuals and corporate clients who have been accused of financial wrongdoing in both the public and private sector. Successful defense against complex white collar financial crime cases demands a thorough understanding of all applicable laws, as well as anticipation and preparation for all possible trajectories through which the case may proceed, including additional government enforcement and penalties, civil actions, and additional claims by purported victims. The financial penalties for white collar crimes have the potential to climb into billions of dollars.

Competent Legal Counsel for White Collar Crimes


If you are being investigated for any type of white collar crime, it is critical to retain competent legal counsel immediately. Angotti & Straface have the extensive resources, experience, and litigation skills to devise the optimal defense for the charges that you are facing. Contact us for a complimentary initial evaluation to discuss your case: (304) 292-4381.